New “Sports as a Way of Life” Course: Yogalates

New “Sports as a Way of Life” Course: Yogalates

November 25, 2013

The Physical Education and Sports Center is offering a new course that integrates the disciplines of Pilates and yoga. Below is some background information explaining how Yogalates combines the benefits of strength and stretching.

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CrossFit Added to Sports Center Programs

CrossFit Added to Sports Center Programs

November 25, 2013

One of the latest additions to the list of exercise programs available through the Physical Education and Sports Center is CrossFit: a type of exercise program that focuses on strength and conditioning, and in

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Le Piment Rouge Restaurant

Le Piment Rouge Restaurant

November 25, 2013

American Menu Appetizer Cream of Broccoli Soup Manhattan-Style Waldorf Salad Served with beef tenderloin slices Potato Pancake Served with smoked salmon and sour cream Main Course Sautéed Chicken Served with wild rice and glazed

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Board of Advisors Visits Bilkent, Meets with Board of Trustees

Board of Advisors Visits Bilkent, Meets with Board of Trustees

November 18, 2013

The Bilkent University Board of Trustees met on November 13, 2013. Present at the meeting were Board Chairman Ali Doğramacı, Vice Chairman Ergün Toğrol, Vice Chairman Ergül Tunçbilek, Gülsev Kale, Yahya Laleli, Ahmet Nalbur,

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Bilkent and BLIS Alumni Win White House Energy Competition

Bilkent and BLIS Alumni Win White House Energy Competition

November 18, 2013

Mehmet Cengiz Onbaşlı (EEE/’10) and Defne Gürel (BLIS/’11) were members of an award-winning team at the Better Buildings Case Competition conducted at the White House by the US Department of Energy. Pursuing the presidential

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ARCH Student Receives ArchED Competition Award

ARCH Student Receives ArchED Competition Award

November 18, 2013

Gamze Akyol (ARCH/II) recently won a Jury Special Award in Category 1 of the 12th annual ArchED (Architectural Education Association) Student Project Awards competition. The competition accepted as entries projects produced by undergraduate architecture

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MBG Student’s “New Idea” Takes YFYI Competition’s Top Honors

MBG Student’s “New Idea” Takes YFYI Competition’s Top Honors

November 18, 2013

A project developed by Alper Poyraz, MsC student in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, has received a first-prize award in the Yeni Fikirler Yeni İşler (YFYİ – New Ideas, New Businesses) competition

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Soft Matter Lab Students Receive Awards at IONS Conferences

Soft Matter Lab Students Receive Awards at IONS Conferences

November 18, 2013

Graduate students Mite Mijalkov and Rania Sayed have returned from the 14th IONS (International OSA Network of Students) conference held in Torun, Poland, bringing home two of the meeting’s most important awards. Mite won

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